Dr Christine White

Prince Henry’s Institute of Medical Research

Chrisitne’s research focuses on the events of early pregnancy, with the aim of developing new treatments for infertility and discovering novel methods of non-hormonal contraception for women. She has researched the mechanisms involved in embryo implantation into the uterus and investigated a potential new contraceptive strategy for women, using a unique antagonist of leukaemia inhibitory factor to block embryo implantation in mice.